Escaping From Houdini

Escaping From Houdini Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: YA Historical Fiction Publication Date: September 18, 2018 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Presents Series: Stalking Jack the Ripper #3 CONTENT WARNING: blood, murder, gore, prejudice “Beware of midnight bargains… if you’re not careful, you might lose your life, your very soul, to […]

Vespertine

Vespertine Author: Margaret Rogerson Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 5, 2021 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: Vespertine #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, blood, violence, self-harm, trauma, brief […]

TTT – Favorite Book Settings

There are so many great book settings to choose from, and some of the settings I like depend on the genre. However, there are some settings in which books take place that I always love. These include: Bookstores. Come on, who doesn’t like a story that takes place […]

Tristan Strong Keeps Punching

Tristan Strong Keeps Punching Author: Kwame Mbalia Genre: MG Fantasy Publication Date: October 5, 2021 Publisher: Rick Riordan Presents Series: Tristan Strong #3 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: violence, slavery, grief, […]

Our Violent Ends

Our Violent Ends Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 16, 2021 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: These Violent Delights #2 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: murder, gun […]

Faithless

Faithless Author: Karin Slaughter Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: October 4, 2006 Publisher: Books on Tape Series: Grant County #5 CONTENT WARNING: mention of infidelity, mention of sexual abuse, abortion, domestic violence, addiction, homophobia, violence The victim was buried alive in the Georgia woods–then killed in a horrifying fashion. […]

Fae Friday – Book Clubs

Here’s how it works: Today is the first meeting of the bookclub Kristy’s wanted to create. Today’s prompt is: have you joined a bookclub? Did you enjoy it? I have always wanted to join a book club, but never actually found the time or energy to do it. […]

The Women Of Troy

The Women of Troy Author: Pat Barker Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: August 24, 2021 Publisher: Doubleday Series: Women of Troy #2 CONTENT WARNING: slavery, death, blood, rape, murder, murder of children, gore, suicide Troy has fallen, and the victorious Greeks are eager to return home with the […]

Indelible

Indelible Author: Karin Slaughter Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: October 15, 2015 Publisher: Harper Audio Series: Grant County #4 CONTENT WARNING: gun violence, gore, blood, murder, violence, alcoholism, domestic violence, mention of rape, infidelity, homophobia In Karin Slaughter’s exciting new thriller, an officer is shot point-blank in the Grant […]